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Various - The Strand Magazine January-June 1899

London, George Newnes, 1899. Bound volume of the illustrated magazine contains issues from January to June 1899 inclusive.  Blue boards with Southampton Street scene.  Small tear to top spine, typical browning to endpapers.  Occasional foxing. A lovely copy, including six of  A.C. Doyle's Round the Fire, a series of seventeen stories dealing with, in the author's words, 'the grotesque and terrible.'  Also includes Mr. Brisher's Treasure    by H.G. Wells.  The April 1899 issue was the 100th to be published. $125.00.